1) Iowa opens the game on a 7-0 run For the majority of the first half, it looked as though Iowa was going to give Michigan a game. It started with the Hawkeyes finding open looks inside against Michigan’s defense. The Wolverines had some trouble with defensive positioning early on, and Iowa got away with [...]
Dustin Johnston Team PTS PPP FG FG% 2P 2P% 3P 3PT% FT FT% OR DR AST TO STL BLK PF MICH 95 1.42 36-62 58% 26-40 65% 10-22 46% 13-19 68% 10 31 24 6 3 4 13 Iowa 67 1.00 27-62 44% 20-42 48% 7-20 35% 6-10 60% 6 20 17 7 3 1 [...]
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John Beilein faced the media after another 28 point win in Big Ten play. Beilein discussed what went right in the game and a number of Michigan’s standout performers. Watch Beilein in the embedded media player below or find notes and quotes after the jump.
Tim Hardaway Jr. and Mitch McGary met with the media after Michigan’s 28-point thrashing of Iowa on Sunday afternoon. McGary dominated the interior, finishing with 11 rebounds and three blocks while Hardaway poured in an effective 19 points on 13 field goals. McGary after the jump.
Dustin Johnston One emphatic block by Mitch McGary changed everything. The block, and the Michigan run that followed, eliminated 17 minutes of hard work from a visiting Iowa team with dreams of an upset. Iowa’s 7-0 start and valiant effort to control a majority of the the first half would be forgotten in a flash. [...]